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MCC downs The Hindu

Chennai: Trailing 1-3 shortly after half-time, Madras Cricket Club staged a splendid recovery to inflict a heavy 7-4 defeat on The Hindu HC in the traditional opening match of the MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Stadium on Wednesday.

Striker Manimaran did the star turn for the winner netting four goals, while Olympian Riaz, Bopanna and Sanjay Gulvadi netted a goal each. After Riaz gave MCC the lead with a reverse flick in the early minutes The Hindu team attacked well and levelled through Shahbaz, who made good use of a crafty cross from mid-fielder Brian. Shahbaz struck again before half time and Balaji enlarged the margin after half time. But thereafter MCC took over and emerged a convincing winner.

T.G. Thyagarajan, President, MCC, inaugurated the match with Secretary, Ajit Kumbhat and Treasurer, Srivats Subramaniam.

A garland was presented to the MCC President by Perumal, President, Chennai Fans Association.

The result: MCC 7 (Riaz, Manimaran 4, Bopanna, Sanjay Gulvadi) bt The Hindu 4 (Shahbaz 2, Balaji 2) HT 1-2 .

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